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Good Shepherd Hospice Independence

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 16 people are interested

Good Shepherd Hospice is now accepting volunteer applications for this summer and Fall 2020. We welcome students from the following areas -

  • High Schools
  • Social Work programs
  • Sociology, Human Services and Human Relations programs
  • Theology programs
  • Gerontology and Family Studies programs
  • Pre-Med and Nursing programs

Good Shepherd Hospice excels at providing all students with a personalized experience. Volunteer experience looks great on a college or scholarship application and also on a resume. We would love to have you join our volunteer team. Please contact Laura Bate at 816-822-2292 or laura.bate@goodshepherdhospice.com for more information and to schedule an interview.




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About Good Shepherd Hospice Independence

Location:

123 W Kansas Ave, Independence, MO 64050, US

Mission Statement

Serving people with compassion and dignity.

Description

COMPASSIONATE ABOUT CARE. passionate about life.

At Good Shepherd Hospice, we believe that health care is more than just a diagnosis and a treatment. It's a daily exercise in making this moment...this today...the very best it can be. We're here to help our patients achieve that goal - physically, mentally, spiritually...and for whatever that means individually.

We believe that in the passing of a person’s life, there are also extraordinary opportunities for compassion, reconciliation, spiritual healing, and renewal.

Our Volunteers play a vital role in our Hospice program. From working in the office, to creating special projects at home, to visiting to provide companionship and ease lonliness, Good Shepherd Hospice Volunteers make special moments happen again and again for the patients and families we serve.

Our History - 22 Years of Comforting and Serving

Good Shepherd Hospice opened its first office in Oklahoma City in 1995. We now have a regional presence serving Oklahoma, Kansas, Missouri and Texas. Along the way, we’ve touched the lives of more than 20,000 patients and shepherded 50, 000+ family members through their time of need. Every member of our team receives comprehensive, ongoing training. We are a member of the National Hospice and Palliative Care Association, Medicare Certified and State Licensed.

Advocacy & Human Rights
Community
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WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

123 W Kansas AveIndependence, MO 64050

(39.09089,-94.41696)
 

SKILLS

  • Veteran Care
  • Hospice Care
  • Bereavement Support
  • Patient Care
  • Administrative Support
  • Social Work

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • Must be at least 16 with parent consent and pass background check

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